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With position comes responsibility

Earlier this month, I transitioned into a new position within my school district. After 9 years of teaching I was hired as an Assessment Administrator. Additional duties include: 9th grade Academy Coordinator, School Improvement Designee and School Wide Data Analysis.  398 more words


Connecting Professional Development to Customization

It may seem strange to think professional development is required to customize your print resource, but for many educators this is indeed necessary. For too long the traditional textbook has been the brunt of many complaints. 159 more words

Edvantage Interactive

Of Crossovers and Role Blending: How Professional Growth Has Shaped My Personal Life…and Vice Versa

Note: This post is an excerpt from an essay published in New Directions: A Journal of Scholarship, Creativity and Leadership in Music Education. The entire essay can be… 867 more words

Music Learning

My first post

This is an experiment. An attempt to purge my musings and regurgitate them online, hoping something of value will emerge; I’ve decided to unload my mind – filled to the brim with cluttered thoughts, sounds and images – onto a blog. 494 more words

Data Scientist

The Talent WAR Revisited

The Talent WAR Revisited

By Joel Elveson – Independent Executive Recruiter – Headhunter

Let me start off by saying in light of the violence (wars) that are breaking out and have broken out in various part of the world I am not sure the use of the word war as it pertains to hiring is an appropriate metaphor to use. 903 more words

Business Coach

NEW ~ Unleashed Executive Experience for Agency/Company Owners and Executives

Welcome to the most powerful and dynamic program I’ve ever created for business owners and executive leaders on unleashing your vast potential and maximizing your own unique talent and that of those around you. 1,460 more words


A Time of 'Lasts'

During the last few weeks before transitioning to a new appointment you have the opportunity to undertake things for the last time. The last staff meeting, the last report, the last breakfast gathering, the last Parent and Friends meeting, the last playground walk, the last assembly, and so forth. 201 more words

Personal Growth